Speakers

Highly educated engineer with a multi-disciplinary background, greatly selfmotivated for sustainable and circular economy solution in the water sector. Dimitris designed the innovative evaporator system within his PhD and originated the follow-up EU projects that have led to its commercialization....
Chrysi Laspidou is a Professor at the Civil Engineering Department, University of Thessaly in Greece. Her research interests include resource Nexus and water informatics, mathematical modeling and simulation of physical-chemical and biological processes that take place in natural aquatic systems...
Bas Reedijk has 33 years of experience in design of marinestructures and is Head of DMC’s Coastal engineering and WaterManagement department. Bas innovates by combining out-of-the-box-thinking with apractical hand-on mentality. He is the inventor of the originalXbloc and was involved...
Executive Coordinator of the ZERO BRINE project, and Manager of the Hydraulic Structures & Flood Risk section at TU Delft (The Netherlands).
Currently working as Smart Water Strategy Manager for Anglian Water. I have the privilege of leading a team of high performing subject matter experts focused on the development of Smart Water Systems, driving innovation and digital transformation within the business...
Maarten Nederlof has a PhD in Environmental Sciences at Wageningen Agricultural University in The Netherlands. He has been active in de water sector for more than 25 years now. He worked as a scientist on water technology at the KWR...
Dennis van Peppen, manager of global issues and water at Netherlands Enterprise Agency (RVO). During trade missions Mr. Van Peppen also functions as Deputy Special Envoy for International Water Affairs of the Government of the Netherlands. He is an experienced...
Juliette has a BSc in Civil Engineering and MSc in Integrated Water Resources Management from Delft University of Technology (TU Delft). She works as Project Manager Water & Climate for TU Delft, assisting in setting up collaborations between industry, government and...
Dr. Annadel S. Cabanban, Country Representative and Program Manager of Wetlands International Philippines Programme. Annadel Salvio Cabanban obtained her Ph. D. in Marine Biology at James Cook University, Australia in 1992. She was in the academe in the Philippines and...
Education: Extensive experience in teaching (global change, introduction to hydrology, catchment response analysis, eco-hydrology, soil-vegetation-atmosphere exchange, critical zone hydrology and hydrological modelling, micro-meteorology, python programming, integrated water resources management, etc.) and organising hydrological field courses (instrumentatrion course hydrology, field course...